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Cure

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Originated in Normandy, France. It was described in 1947. Fruits have fine, hard flesh with a subacid, slightly bitter flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.

Accession No.
1948 - 300

  

Accession name
Cure
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid September 1
Size
large 1
Shape
Oblong conical 1
Ribbing
weak-medium 1
Ground Colour
Green yellow 1
Over Colour
Orange 1
Over Colour Pattern
striped/solid flush 1
Coarseness
fine 1
Flesh Colour
Cream 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register